George Michael

'Troubled' George Michael has 'shut himself' to become a loner

George MichaelLondon, July 27 - George Michael's friends has revealed that the singer has shut himself off from the world and has become a loner after he was taken to hospital after a mystery collapse few months back.

A friend of the 51-year-old singer said that people were worried sick about him and the singer had just cut himself off from everyone, the Mirror reported.


George Michael rushed to hospital after collapsing at home

George Michael rushed to hospital after collapsing at homeLondon, May 30 : English pop star George Michael was reportedly rushed to hospital after suffering a mystery collapse.

The 50-year-old was said to have suffered a 'mystery collapse' and a worried friend called 999, local reports said Thursday.

This comes as the latest for Michael who suffered a string of health scares through the recent years.


George Michael hospitalised after collapsing at home

George MichaelLondon, May 29 - George Michael was rushed to hospital after he took ill mysteriously and collapsed at his North London home, it has been revealed.

According to an ambulance service spokesman, a friend had made the emergency call, after which Paramedics arrived with two ambulances and spent four hours there treating the 50-year-old singer, before taking him to hospital for further treatment, the Mirror reported.


Movie based on English band 'Wham!' set to hit big screen

Movie based on English band 'Wham!' set to hit big screenLondon, May 18 : The story of the two member band Wham!, formed by George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley which was one of the most successful English bands of the 1980's, will now be brought to the big screen.

According to a source, the film, which is already in production under a British film company, will follow the duo's climb to fame and will also portray their amicable split in 1986, Daily Express reported.


George Michael beats Kylie Minogue to top of charts with 'Symphonica'

George Michael beats Kylie Minogue to top of charts with 'Symphonica' London, Mar 24 : George Michael's Symphonica recently topped UK album charts beating Kylie Minogue 'Kiss Me Once' album.

The Grammy Award winner told OfficialCharts. com that it was nice to be able to savour this wonderful moment and that he was a lucky man, BBC reported.

Symphonica is Michael's first new album in nearly 10 years, and was recorded during the singer's 2011/12 world tour.


George Michael gets unknown model to strip off in new video

George Michael gets unknown model to strip off in new videoLondon, Feb 5 : George Michael has chosen to replace himself with a half-naked model for his big comeback.

To promote his first album since 2004, and his first single since 2012, the singer enlisted unknown model Hannah Janes to star in the video for ' Let Her Down Easy', the Daily Star reported.

The beauty nearly strips naked in the artistic clip.


George Michael to release sixth album in March

George Michael to release sixth album in MarchWashington, Jan 21 : George Michael has announced that his sixth solo album ' Symphonica' will be released on March 17.

The ' Careless Whisper ' hitmaker sparked retirement rumours last month after shutting down his website.

The 50-year-old singer teased fans by removing all content from georgemichael. com, leaving just a closed red curtain and the message: "Exciting news coming in 2014."


George Michael seeking anxiety treatment

George Michael seeking anxiety treatmentWashington, Oct 1 : George Michael has reportedly called off his Australian tour as he is seeking treatment for major anxiety following his battle with pneumonia last year.

The British singer announced his plans to undergo treatment on Sunday after a performance at London''s Royal Albert Hall on Saturday night.

“I have today announced the cancellation of the shows in Australia which breaks my heart,” Contactmusic quoted Michael as saying.


George Michael cancels Australian tour

George Michael cancels Australian tourLondon, Oct 1 : Singer George Michael has cancelled the Australian leg of his tour due to "major anxiety" following his battle with pneumonia.

The 49-year-old issued a statement on his website that his shows scheduled in November and December had to be cancelled, reports contactmusic. com.

The announcement also stated that those who purchased the tickets for his shows will receive a full refund.


George Michael makes his big comeback

George Michael makes his big comebackLondon, Sep 17 - Singer George Michael got back to the stage after almost seven months as he performed during his Britain tour here in Birmingham Sunday.

The 49-year-old had to cancel his gigs in Vienna in December 2011, after he suffered pneumonia. However, he was back to crooning as he announced on stage "I'm
finally back", reports thesun. co. uk.


I did not use Olympic show to promote new single, says George Michael

I did not use Olympic show to promote new single, says George MichaelLondon, August 15 : George Michael has hit back at critics who said that he used the Olympics closing ceremony to promote his new single.

The `Careless Whisper' hitmaker, who nearly died of pneumonia last year, tweeted that he didn't regret it and he was "not bothered" by suggestions that he acted inappropriately.


Meet the pop stars who struck gold at Olympic closing ceremony

Meet the pop stars who struck gold at Olympic closing ceremonyLondon, August 14 : British pop stars were not only lured by performing in Olympic closing ceremony but also had other incentives in their mind - ranging from records, tours and fashion.

Almost all the artists who performed used the event to sell records, tour tickets, TV shows - and, for Victoria Beckham, designer clothes, the Daily Mail reported.


Madonna ignored me when we first met, says George Michael

Madonna ignored me when we first met, says George MichaelLondon, July 21 : George Michael has revealed that Madonna did not try to seduce him when they first met and instead ended up ignoring him.

The `Careless Whisper' hitmaker was partying at a Los Angeles nightclub after shooting to fame, and was stunned when someone came up to him saying that the pop diva wanted to speak to him.


George Michael’s accent changed after 3-week coma

George Michael’s accent changed after 3-week comaWashington, July 18 : George Michael's doctors feared that the singer had suffered brain damage after his accent inexplicably changed after battling pneumonia.

The 49-year-old singer was in a 3 week coma after falling ill with the potentially life-threatening condition last November.

The singer's inflections had changed to echo those of a person from Bristol, South West England.


George Michael feels lucky to be alive after dodging pneumonia bullet

George Michael feels lucky to be alive after dodging pneumonia bulletLondon, July 18 : George Michael has said that he "dodged a bullet," and is lucky to be alive after falling sick with pneumonia in Vienna in November.

The 49-year-old singer had to learn how to walk all over again after his illness left him "like a feeble old man."

"I had to relearn to walk due to muscle atrophy. I just woke up kind of like this feeble old man," the Mirror quoted him as telling BBC Radio 2.


George Michael completes music video with Moss

George Michael completes music video with MossLondon, July 16 - Singer George Michael has completed his "White Light" music video with Kate Moss and has posted a clip online for his fans.

The 49-year-old stars alongside the supermodel in the promo for his song. He posted a 20-second clip on YouTube which shows Moss on a busy dancefloor before she saves his life, reports contactmusic. com.


George Michael irritated for not being taken seriously

George Michael irritated for not being taken seriouslyLondon, May 3 : George Michael has complained that he is not taken seriously and that no one listens to his views on politics because of his love for risky sex.

The former Wham! star unleashed his irritation after trying to discuss serious matters on his Twitter account.

"My place in society as a successful entertainer has totally negated whatever I was trying to say....," the Daily Star quoted him as writing.


George Michael writes song about death experience

George Michael writes song about death experienceLondon, April 6 - Singer George Michael has revealed he has written a song about his near death experience.

The song is titled "White Light", and the 48-year-old describes the time he spent in a hospital in Vienna last year after suffering from pneumonia.

The singer shared the news on Twitter: "I promise you it's a blinder."


George Michael wants Adele collaboration

George Michael wants Adele collaborationLondon, March 2 - Singer George Michael reportedly wants to collaborate with Adele after the pair struck up a friendship at Brit Awards.

The 48-year-old struck up a friendship with Adele, 24, after presenting her with the Best Album Brit award for her record "21" last month.


George Michael to write songs about his near-death experience

George Michael to write songs about his near-death experienceLondon, Jan 31 : George Michael is penning down a series of new songs inspired from his near death experience with pneumonia.

The 48-year-old on Monday sent a series of tweets telling songs that he is on holiday with boyfriend Fadi Fawaz at an undisclosed location in the "southern hemisphere."


George Michael had 'different' Christmas

George Michael had 'different' ChristmasLondon, Dec 28 - Singer George Michael says this year's Christmas was very "different" following his recovery from pneumonia.

The 48-year-old was suffering from pneumonia in December, but following his recovery he is feeling better than ever and particularly enjoyed the festive period with his loved ones, reports contactmusic. com.


I feel amazing, says George Michael after recovering

I feel amazing, says George Michael after recoveringLondon, Dec 27 - Singer George Michael says he is feeling amazing after battling a severe bout of pneumonia and thanked doctors and nurses in Vienna, Austria, where he was treated.

The 48-year-old looked frail and admitted that the respiratory illness had almost taken his life.


George Michael thanks doctors for saving his life after battling pneumonia

George Michael thanks doctors for saving his life after battling pneumoniaLondon, Dec 24 : An emotional George Michael thanked his doctors vehemently for saving his life on Friday.

The 48-year-old star said he had come through `the worst month of my life' after falling ill while preparing for a concert in Vienna.


Michael to return home for holidays

Michael to return home for holidaysLondon, Dec 17 - Singer George Michael will return home for Christmas after battling a severe bout of pneumonia in an Austrian hospital.

The 48-year-old has been receiving treatment in Vienna after falling ill with lung infection.

The singer initially feared he would have to spend the holidays in the clinic but his partner insists Michael is on the mend and will soon be well enough to fly back to Britain.


George Michael out of danger and showing ‘significant improvement’

George Michael out of danger and showing ‘significant improvement’London, Dec 1 : George Michael, who was admitted to the hospital after he suffered from pneumonia, has been moved from intensive care after showing signs of recovery.

According to sources at the hospital, the 48-year-old singer has made a “significant improvement”.

Michael’s boyfriend Fadi Fawaz and his family will now be able to join him at his bedside in Vienna, Austria.


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